Tommy Lee Metts PDF Print E-mail

Tommy Lee Metts, 79, of Little Mountain, died Thursday, June 9, 2011.

Born on June 20, 1931, in Little Mountain, he was a son of the late Callie Bembridge and Ara Cannon Metts. Mr. Metts was a retired U.S. Army veteran who served in Korea and was a member of the National Guard. He was a member of Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church, Masonic Lodge AFM 280 and the Order of Eastern Star # 276 of Little Mountain.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Bickley Metts; a sister, Bernice Turner of Newberry and a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Haskell Metts, Voight Metts, Claude Metts, George Metts and Charles Metts

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church by the Rev. John Stoudemayer. Burial with Masonic Rites will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church 816 Mt.Tabor Road, Little Mountain, SC 29075 or to the Little Mountain Rescue Squad, PO Box 8, Little Mountain, SC 29075.

Pallbearers: Aubrey Metts, Darien Metts, Rich Linder, Kenny Bickley, Troy Grant, Kevin Shealy, Timmy Bundrick and Chris Boozer

Honorary pallbearers will be Masons.

A memorial message may be written to the family by clicking the "Add Condolence" link below.

 

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#26 Angie and Ron 2011-06-14 12:43
Aunt Dot,
I just wanted to say that I am sorry for everything. At least we know that he is not suffering no more. He will be miss and thoughts will be remember with the kids and I. I love You very much and will miss him. If there is anything that I can do I am here for you. I am just a phone call away. Love always,
Angie and Ron and the Kids
 
 
#25 Tanya Jones Jennings 2011-06-13 20:17
Aunt Dot,
So sorry to hear about Uncle Tom!! I guess him and MaMa and Fred Grant are all having a party in heaven. May your memories warm your heart until we are all together again.
Love,
Tanya
 
 
#24 Sebrena Matthews 2011-06-13 08:57
Miss Dot, our thoughts and prayers continue to be with you at this time. If we can do anything, please let us know.
Anthony, Sebrena, Mallory & Meagan Matthews
 
 
#23 Cathy & Frankie Shealy 2011-06-12 13:23
We are so sorry to hear about Mr.Tommy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God's grace give you peace now and in the days ahead .
 
 
#22 Charles & Kaye Shealy 2011-06-11 20:36
Ms. Dot, Charles and I express our deepest sympathy in the loss of Mr.Tommy Lee. Our prayers are with you. May you find peace in the promises of God. Love Charles & Kaye
 
 
#21 Betty Koon Miles 2011-06-11 13:48
Dot,You are very much in our thoughts and prayers.
Bob & Betty Miles
 
 
#20 Laura Meetze 2011-06-11 11:13
Dot,
You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this time of sorrow in the death of Tommy Lee. He will be missed but never forgotten. Love from Charles and Laura Meetze.
 
 
#19 Cathy & Gary Stant 2011-06-11 07:34
Dear Dot, Linda, Angie, Samantha, Trevor, Tevan and family,
Our deepest sympathies and our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.
Cathy and Gary Stant
 
 
#18 Donna Fulmer 2011-06-11 06:06
Dear Dot,
Dwight and are very sorry for the loss of Tommie Lee. He will be very much missed, especially with the Eastern Star and the Masons. Our love and prayers are with you and your family.
Donna and Dwight Fulmer.
 
 
#17 Shirley Metts 2011-06-11 00:01
Mrs. Dot, Edie and all of the family...

I extend my deepest condolences on the loss of Mr. Tommy Lee. I have many memories of him when he was the policeman in Little Mountain. I know that this is such a shock for everyone and pray that God will keep you all in the palm of His hand as you deal with such a tragedy. You are all in my prayers.

Sincerely,
Shirley Metts and
Charles Lindler
 
 
#16 Pam Dehart 2011-06-10 19:46
Mrs. Dot my heart felt sympathy to you and sending my love and prayers for you and the family.
Pam/Louise Lindler
 
 
#15 Mark & Missy Hipp 2011-06-10 16:16
Ms. Dot-we are deeply sorry to hear about Mr. Tommy Lee-you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Mark & Missy Hipp
 
 
#14 KATHY SEASE PRATHER 2011-06-10 15:55
MRS. DOT I AM SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS U AND YOUR FAMILY ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS. WE ALL HERE AT THE HOSPITAL ENJOYED TAKING CARE OF HIM AND APPRECIATED UR KINDNESS SO MUCH
 
 
#13 Kay & Wayne Richards 2011-06-10 14:35
Dot, We are so sorry to hear about Tommy Lee. You are in our thought and prayers.May God be with you in your time of need.
 
 
#12 Rodger and Karen Win 2011-06-10 14:18
Ms. Dot, We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Tommy Lee's Accident. He was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers. If you need anything please don't hesitate to call. May God give you the strenghth to get thru this difficult time.
Love, Karen Winn
 
 
#11 Allene Dawkins 2011-06-10 14:04
We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Tommie Lee. May God bless you & give you peace. Allene & James Dawkins
 
 
#10 glenda hentz 2011-06-10 13:29
Mrs. Dot ,Bobby and I was so sorry to hear of Mr. Tommy Lee's accident; you will be in our thoughts and prayers
 
 
#9 Debra and Jimmy Mont 2011-06-10 13:29
Dot, You are in our thoughts ad prayers. May God be with you during these difficult times. Mr. Tommy was a wonderful officer and man. He will be greatly missed by everyone. All our love.
Debra and Jimy Monts
 
 
#8 Deborah H. Taylor 2011-06-10 13:03
Dear Dot:
I am so sorry to hear about Tommy Lee's accident. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
Debbie Taylor
 
 
#7 Jana F. Livingston 2011-06-10 12:04
Mrs Dot and Family,
We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Tommie Lee. He was such a nice and caring man. Everytime I saw him he would speak and always had a smile on his face. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with you doing this time.
Stan, Jana, Scott, Ryan and Megan Livingston
 
 
#6 Holy Trinity 2011-06-10 11:53
We extend our thoughts and prsyers to you. Tommy Lee was a wonderful member of the community and will be missed...

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Little Mountain
 
 
#5 Cindi Lipsey Koon 2011-06-10 10:19
Ms. Dot & Family,
It is with a heavy heart that I send my condolences. I am so sorry for your loss. you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
 
 
#4 Tom and Harriett Riddle 2011-06-10 09:58
Sorry to hear about Tommy Lee's accident. You have our deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
 
 
#3 KELLIE MOORE 2011-06-10 09:16
We are so sorry to hear about Tommy Lee. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with you during this difficult time and give you strength in the days to come.
Loren & Kellie Moore
 
 
#2 Rose & Chuck Meadows 2011-06-10 08:59
Dot we are so sorry to hear about Mr.Tommy, our prayers are with you and your family.May God carry you through the days ahead.
 
 
#1 Sylvia and Joe Moore 2011-06-10 07:32
We are so sorry to hera about Tommy Lee.You are in our thoughts and prayers.May God be with you in this time of need.Sylvia and Joe Moore